AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1

Document created by ray_m Employee on May 4, 2016
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Click here to download Crimson 16.5.1 Driver.

 

Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 Highlights

 

  • Support for:
    • Forza Motorsport 6: Apex™
      • Performance increased up to 27% versus Radeon™ Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2 on AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury X(1)

 

  • Known Issues
    • A few game titles may fail to launch or crash if the AMD Gaming Evolved overlay is enabled. A temporary workaround is to disable the AMD Gaming Evolved "In Game Overlay".
    • HDMI™ Scaling options may not be available in Radeon Settings on some system configurations or some applications may ignore the HDMI™ Scaling options setting.
    • The option to enable/disable AMD Crossfire™ technology logo may be missing on some system configurations from the Gaming, Global Options tab in Radeon Settings.
    • The Witcher® 3: Wild Hunt inventory and character pages may exhibit flickering in AMD Crossfire™ technology mode.
    • Radeon Settings game manager does not display icons for Origin Games.

(1) Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of April 3, 2016 on the AMD Radeon™ Fury X, on a test system comprising Intel i7 5960X CPU, 16GB DDR4-2666 Mhz system memory, Radeon Software Crimson Edition driver 16.4.2 and Radeon Software Crimson Edition driver 16.5.1 and Windows 10 x64 using the game Forza Motorsport 6: Apex™. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. At 3840x2160, Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2 scored 47.58 and Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 scored 60.69 on AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury X, which is 27.5% faster performance.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE

 

This thread is primarily to announce the new driver and the list of resolved and known issues.

 

 

If you have an issue with this driver, I would recommend either of the following :

 

  • If you have an issue and you think the community can help, please open a new thread. Do remember that the details requested here are essential  for us and the user community to be able to help you:  INFORMATION REQUIRED WHEN POSTING A QUESTION

 

  • If you believe that you have reached the end of your troubleshooting steps, please submit a report here so that we can take a closer look at your issue www.amd.com/report

 

Thank you for your feedback.

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